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What can you do to motivate a troubled adolescent?

What can you do to motivate a troubled adolescent?

Depends: You have to get to the root of whats troubling them, be able to handle whatever they say, help them work through their troubles, set goals for the future. May need teen counselor to help. ...Read more

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What is it like to live as adolescent in a mental health facility?

What is it like to live as adolescent in a mental health facility?

Highs and Lows: An adolescent living in a mental health facility usually experiences a wide variety of emotions. Often they are placed in a facility against their will and can experience anger, frustration, and even fear. They may feel abandoned by their family and friends. They may struggle forming new relationships. Gradually as they learn to fit in they will join the program instead of fighting against it. ...Read more

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What can they do in adolescent rehabs?

What can they do in adolescent rehabs?

It Depends: Some are comprehensive including class, intensive therapy, specialized activities depending upon treatment. Programs range in length depending upon the severity of the issue. Here are two helpful resources: partnership for a drug free america http://www.Drugfree.Org/ time to get help http://timetogethelp.Drugfree.Org/ also learn more aboutt codependency via alanon http://www.Al-anon.Alateen.Org/. ...Read more

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Pls dr what are the effect of early sex in the adolescent male and female?

Pls dr what are the effect of  early sex in the adolescent male and female?

Early in what sense?: I presume you are wondering about sex at a young age... You might find the following links helpful in answering your question. In any event, you should understand that what studies show may or may not be the case for any individual: http://bit.ly/1yvlpQh http://bit.ly/1z74VNh ...Read more

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Refractory ALL in adolescent male 21 years management?

Refractory ALL in adolescent male 21 years management?

Tough call: This is a tough question. You should check this website for more information: http://www.texasoncology.com/types-of-cancer/leukemia/childhood-acute-lymphoblastic-leukemia/childhood-acute-lymphoblastic-leukemia-refractory/ ...Read more

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Is there such a thing as adolescent psychology?

Is there such a thing as adolescent psychology?

There sure is!: Some psychologists specialize in studying child and adolescent behavior. Some also specialize in treating children and adolescents who are struggling for one reason or another. ...Read more

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How to stop an autistic adolescent cursing?

Follow Dr. Rankin's : Advice; check for tourette syndrome & ask his behavioral therapist or school psychologist to do a functional behavioral assessment & help you devise a "token economy system" for using only nice words. Calmly explain the words that are " not okay." set a period of time to monitor his utterances, after explaining a rule; e.g., that he earns tv/computer time only by using nice words. ...Read more

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What makes a adolescent boy want to masturbate for his first time?

What makes a adolescent boy want to masturbate for his first time?

Instinct: Boys will actually start to masturbate at a very young age (before puberty or adolescence). However, when they reach adolescence, they have the physical ability to ejaculate. The drive to masturbate is an admixture of curiosity and instinct. ...Read more

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